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TIllicoultry Quarries

Recruiter
TIllicoultry Quarries 
Location
Tulliallan, Scotland 
Salary
Competitive remuneration package, company car, CPD and training opportunities 
Posted
25 Mar 2019 
Closes
15 Apr 2019 
Ref
tq25032019 
Contract
Permanent 

Transport Manager tq25032019

Transport Manager

Tillicoultry Quarries Ltd is a successful family owned quarrying company and major supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete, mortar, render and sports sand to the building and road construction industry throughout Central Scotland.

Due to our continued success and rapid growth an excellent opportunity has arisen for a Transport Manager to join our team.

The successful candidate will have full accountability for the day to day management of the transport operations across central Scotland. You will be customer focused while ensuring legal compliance, service and quality standards are met and maintained, and performance is maximised, while maintaining the highest standards of health and safety at all times. You will be a team player and be committed to delivering our company values.

Tillicoultry Quarries currently have a fleet of over 40 Scania vehicles including articulated mixers, flat beds, low loaders, tipping trailers, tankers, and 6- and 8-wheel tippers and mixers. On average our vehicles are under 2 years old and come with a full maintenance package. We currently have a MOT pass rate of 100% and a green OCRS score.

 

Key Duties Include:

  • To ensure the business adheres to all legal requirements, i.e. driver hours, working time, all aspects of transport legislation and Health and Safety Legislation.

  • Planning and organisation of manpower and vehicles to ensure efficiency and cost effectiveness.

  • Manage and administer all aspects of our Operator Licence

  • To ensure that all vehicles are maintained, serviced, and inspected, i.e. MOT is up-to-date and records kept in line with audit standards and transport regulations.

  • Day to day management of drivers, developing and training team members to required level of competence while encouraging a positive culture in line with TQ’s company values.

  • Analysing various types of data to improve performance and increase efficiency.

 

As our Transport Manager, it is essential that you have:

  • At least 5 years’ experience working in the transport industry preferably within the construction sector.

  • At least 3 years’ experience managing and leading teams.

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the business.

  • Excellent organisational, time management and delegation skills.

  • Holder of a Valid CPC in Road Haulage.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of driver hours and WTD regulations

  • Comprehensive Understanding of Transport Regulations.

  • Excellent IT Skills, Word, Excel, Outlook.

 

Possession of an HGV Class 1 license is desirable but not essential.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to fulfil a vital role within a fast growing and successful business.  We offer a competitive remuneration package, company car, CPD and training opportunities.

 

To apply please send a covering letter and CV using the apply button.

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